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Solid Axle Swap BS Thread

Discussion in 'Solid Axle Suspension' started by Supra TT, Feb 20, 2012.

  1. May 28, 2013 at 11:45 AM
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    Supra TT

    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
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  2. May 28, 2013 at 11:46 AM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Good, because steelies are easier to find.:D
     
  3. May 28, 2013 at 11:55 AM
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    Supra TT

    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    AND only cost $200 pretty much.. Unless you get a little bit better ones than double that.
     
  4. May 28, 2013 at 1:23 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    I'll probably end up getting some weld on beadlocks I think.

    I'll post these here for obvious reasons. I really have no idea what any of this stuff goes for, so if you're interested shoot me an offer. (or just tell me what they're worth pretty please:eek:)

    I'll be in Colorado on the 8th, Indiana on the 22nd ish, so I can bring this crap out there.

    All parts are off that '78 Ford Dana 60.

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    Complete OEM 4.10 35 spline R&P/carrier, good shape, no signs of rust/damage

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  5. May 28, 2013 at 1:47 PM
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    NwiTACO Big tars, little/no bed.

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    Keep the carrier and put a full-time locker in it and lock the hubs when you want it locked...otherwise gears aren't worth $50 had mine on pirate for $50 for months now. And the carrier is worth about $60-$70 if you sell it.
     
  6. May 28, 2013 at 2:06 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Well shit, feel like an idiot... I thought the locker replaced the carrier haha. I'm planning on a detroit in the front and ARB in the rear.

    Thanks, just went out and tossed the scrap stuff. :eek:
     
  7. May 28, 2013 at 4:48 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    No need to feel like an idiot. That's what this thread is for man :cool:
     
  8. May 28, 2013 at 4:55 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Yeah, I'm just glad I was informed before I sold it :anonymous:
     
  9. May 28, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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    thegame WUT?

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    Yeah it really sucks to spend that much on an axle to throw most of it away :( The good news is you have the most sought after Dana 60 housing around! :D I need to get my ARB's installed... :rolleyes:
     
  10. May 29, 2013 at 7:10 AM
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    Dont go with a detroit. I detroit does replace the carrier, but when they break it gets really pricey, really quick.

    Lunchbox locker for the front. I had already broken a Lockright (Toy 8") so I am giving Spartan a try this time. Theres also Aussie as well.
     
  11. May 29, 2013 at 7:13 AM
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    Aussie has worked really well for me. It's just a tad noisier over the lockrites I've noticed. I personally couldn't care less about noise. But I'd recommend it. They're priced right too
     
  12. May 29, 2013 at 7:16 AM
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    They don't make one for the D60:(
     
  13. May 29, 2013 at 7:37 AM
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    Lockright and Spartan do. Spartan lockers have been getting great reviews on Pirate for holding up to some serious abuse.

    Spartans are definitely stronger than Lockright and cost about the same. Having installed both personally, I am happy I have the spartan in my D60.
     
  14. May 31, 2013 at 8:56 PM
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    :eek: 14 bolt shit is no joke!

    Picture 9.jpg
     
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    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    3/8th plate is beefy that reminds me to start designing my 9" skids and pinion guard.
     
  16. Jun 1, 2013 at 2:38 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    Anyone have the link to make the 4wd light work on the dash again after a SAC? I can't find the right one...
     
  17. Jun 4, 2013 at 5:41 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    I'll just leave this here.

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  18. Jun 4, 2013 at 6:24 PM
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    That must have hurt when the suspension tried to rebound and the poor winch line tightened up
     
  20. Jun 4, 2013 at 7:03 PM
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    Slodgetto Über Posre

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